TABLE 1.

B. subtilis strains used in this study

StrainGenotype or phenotypeSource or reference
YB955hisC952 metB5 leuC427 xin-1 SpβSENS37
MPRYB148YB955 containing pMPRYB146This studya
MPRYB149YB955 containing pMPRYB147This study
MPRYB150YB955 containing pDG148This study
MPRYB151YB955 carrying mutSL::neoThis study
MPRYB156YB955 containing pMPRYB155This study
  • a See Materials and Methods for description of construction.